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Massachusetts, Texas, and Washington have diverse funding structures for job training programs.
The demand for skilled workers is surging in industries like health care and advanced manufacturing.
Community-based organizations play a vital role in addressing barriers to employment and mobility.
Dangerous jobs might seem like good choices to young people living in poverty.
The manufacturing industry is facing a skills gap estimated to result in 2 million unfilled jobs by 2025.
Manufacturing's declining share of the US workforce from 1960 to 2015 is tied to many misleading myths and opinions.
It will take more than new plants and temporary bonuses to sustain long-term improvements in workers’ earnings.
If robots can do the same jobs as humans without a paycheck or a lunch break, will workers be displaced?
The workforce behind the launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket is diverse in skills and education.
More businesses are outsourcing activities and using contract, temporary, and other contingent workers.

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